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Victoria area high school student arrested for suspicious social media post

An online post showed them firing a weapon with the caption ‘practicing for school’

Free public lecture timed with scientific meeting in Sidney

Oceanographer Gregory Johnson speaks on the robots that monitor ocean temperature and salinity

Big response to Bayside lockdown

Thursday’s lockdown at École Bayside Middle School in Brentwood Bay prompted the…

Man charged with sex assault aboard Victoria buses

The Victoria Police co-operated with BC Transit staff, Saanich Police, and West Shore RCMP

Charge laid in Vancouver Island animal cruelty case

Daniel Howard Ruygrok charged after dog found with compound fracture

Cuba and Canada combine when Alex Cuba hits the road

Grammy-nominated musician playing Nanaimo, Sidney, Campbell River

Outdoor pot growing will be legal, but will producers bite?

With Canada’s marijuana legalization laws slated for July 1, 2018, there continue…

Do pot farms belong on the ALR?

ALR land is no place for pot greenhouses, says Central Saanich group

Roving tent city wants to continue making friends and making statements

Tent city leader Chrissy Brett said good relationships depends on police tactics

B.C. killer whales need emergency protection, according to conservation groups

Food availability, excess noise and habitat loss are major threats to southern resident orcas

Peninsula scientist lauded for Arctic research

Scientist Eddy Carmack, an oceanographer and Central Saanich resident, is in Norway…

Colwood to Victoria ferry could be in the works

Colwood residents, particularly future residents of the 2,300-home Royal Bay development, could…

Whisky society commits to charity donation in wake of whisky raids

Refund of Victoria Whiskey Festival tickets won’t impact charity beneficiaries

Woodwynn Farms to be shut down and sold

The rehabilitation program at Woodwynn Farms is being shut down. According to…

Tent city resident just wants a home

Roving tent city has made its way to Central Saanich

Man arrested for dog cruelty in Central Saanich

Police searching for Good Samaritan

Tent city arrives in Central Saanichton

Three tents at Polo Park as of Wednesday morning

Reader photo: sailing off Sidney

Hugo Wong News Staff

Passenger-only ferry plan proposed for Gulf Islands and Sidney

The CRD is looking into a plan that would bring a new ferry service to the Southern Gulf Islands, Salt Spring Island and the Town of Sidney

  • Jan 5, 2018

Rising house assessments don’t necessarily reflect house value

Not a fan of your house value rising 10-25 percent? You don’t have to follow the trend